Bergen County Technical High School - Paramus

E.285 Pascack Road
Paramus, NJ 07652
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Bergen County Technical High School - Paramus serves 293 students in grades 9-12.
Bergen County Technical High School - Paramus placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 26%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 47%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 60% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 293 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 6:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 50%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in NJ
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Bergen County Technical High School - Paramus ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

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School Overview

Bergen County Technical High School - Paramus's student population of 293 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
293 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
46 teachers
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School Rankings

Bergen County Technical High School - Paramus is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,183 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Bergen County Technical High School - Paramus is 0.62, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#1146 out of 2183 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
26%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
11:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
10%
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Hispanic
33%
32%
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Black
15%
15%
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White
50%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Bergen County Technical High School - Paramus's ranking?
Bergen County Technical High School - Paramus is ranked #1146 out of 2,183 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New Jersey.
What schools are Bergen County Technical High School - Paramus often compared to?
Bergen County Technical High School - Paramusis often viewed alongside schools like Autistic by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤20% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 26% NJ state average), while <50% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% NJ state average).
How many students attend Bergen County Technical High School - Paramus?
293 students attend Bergen County Technical High School - Paramus.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
50% of Bergen County Technical High School - Paramus students are White, 33% of students are Hispanic, 15% of students are Black, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Bergen County Technical High School - Paramus?
Bergen County Technical High School - Paramus has a student ration of 6:1, which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 11:1.
What grades does Bergen County Technical High School - Paramus offer ?
Bergen County Technical High School - Paramus offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Bergen County Technical High School - Paramus part of?
Bergen County Technical High School - Paramus is part of Bergen County Vocational Technical School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 293 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 6:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 50%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

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